Boy and girl seated selling vegetables

English
1759–70
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

30.335

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Boy and girl seated selling vegetables. Girl in white cap, black collar, red bow, yellow bodice and dress and white apron. Boy in brick red hat with yellow band, pink coat, green breeches, the flowers and vegetables in colours. On scrolled and flowered base. Carrots chipped.

Markings

Mark: GOLD ANCHOR - of the transition period.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine